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Project Manager, Localization


Tokyo, Republic of Korea 06-07-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Project Manager, Localization (1yr Contract)

Your Platform

Activision Blizzard plays a centralized role in the creation of epic entertainment by supporting our interactive gaming brands and studios with a diverse range of career opportunities across corporate functions such as Marketing, Communications, Legal, Human Resources, Finance and Supply Chain. Located in our global headquarters in Santa Monica, we encompass equal parts agility, creativity and rigor to enhance the employee and player experience. To learn more, check us out at www.activisionblizzard.com or on Twitter at @ATVI_AB.

Your Mission

As a Project Manager you will actively collaborate with other regional teams around the globe and with our Localization Production Team and development partners in the United States. You will liaison frequently with external vendors and regional publishing teams ensuring that the needs of your regional markets are met.

We are looking for an experienced project manager with a strong grasp of project management principles, knowledge of Blizzard products, and experience in game localization. An ability to work and communicate effectively in a multicultural environment under tight deadlines is required. Flexibility and a drive for continuous improvement are essential for success in this role.

Player Profile

• 4 + years' work experience with a proven record of successful project management in game localization
• Experience with the delivering localized games for the Japanese market
• Experience in assessing and improving internal/external workflows for the game localization

Knowledge & Skills
• Knowledge of localization industry tools and services
• Knowledge and experience with the management of the application testing
• Strong Japanese linguistic skills with the ability to review and edit text translated to Japanese
• Excellent oral and written English and Japanese communication and interpersonal skills

Key Attributes
• Passion for high-quality localization
• Ability to handle multiple projects at the same time
• Ability to collaborate with internal/external stakeholders

Extra Points
• Experience in AAA game localization
• Experience/knowledge of CAT tools
• Knowledge and experience with data analytics tools
• Experience as a translator/language specialist for creative content in the entertainment industry
• Excellent knowledge of Blizzard products and services

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rb56j6-44-200-171-74-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment.